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Frequent cough and cold. X-ray showed allergic bronchitis. Prescribed Allegra. Want other medicine

sir namaste, my sister(23yrs) was suffered with infection in lungs in 2009 and used DOTS for 6 months. she cured, but recently from 6 months onwards she is getting cough and cold frequently. After some tests & X-rays doctor diagnosed it as allergic bronchitis and suggested Allegra120 daily 1 tab.But there is no change in her condition. Please advice other medicines for her to recover from allergic bronchitis and cough. thanking you sir.
Asked On : Tue, 25 Sep 2012
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Your sister took DOTS that means she has recovered completely from tuberculosis,It is possible to have allergic reaction and to develop hypersensitive lungs just like asthma if she gets breathing difficulty also along with cough and cold.
Kindly get PFT(Lung Function Test) and Allergy test if required.
Anti allergy treatment she is already taking. This would be unethical to advise any medicines without proper examination. This not a forum to get prescription.
Please consult your treating physician
Answered: Tue, 25 Sep 2012
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